Head of Communications
Posted on 11/12/2022

201-500 employees

Digital metabolic health program company
Company Overview
Calibrate’s mission is to change the way the world treats weight. The company is committed to defining a new category in metabolic health through their program that was designed by world leaders in obesity and nutrition science to improve metabolic health and drive long-term weight loss that’s impactful, realistic, and sustainable.
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New York, New York

Growth & Insights

6 month growth


1 year growth


2 year growth

New York, NY, USA
Experience Level
  • 10+ years experience in media relations and communications with an emphasis on category creation or expansion, thought leadership, and generating earned media for a consumer brand
  • Have overseen corporate communications strategy and rollout during pivotal moments of business growth, including rapid response and reactive communications
  • Established and substantive relationships with editors and reporters across business and consumer press as well as broadcast television
  • Extensive experience working with founders and C-level executives to shape their voice, tone, and perspective for the media
  • A track record of quickly retaining and translating complex topics, research, and business functions into succinct and compelling headlines
  • An exceptional communicator, both verbally and in writing, with experience authoring internal strategies as well as public-facing communications, including, blog posts, FAQs, scripts, etc
  • Thrive in a fast-paced environment, able to efficiently make an impact on initiatives big and small amid competing priorities
  • An enthusiastic problem-solver who's optimistic and enjoys partnering with a team to achieve shared goals
  • Preferred experience in highly regulated sectors, and interest in the US healthcare system
  • Must be authorized to work in the United States
  • Together with leadership team stakeholders, be the author of and accountable for shaping the business and consumer narrative of Calibrate as we pioneer a new category and become a household name
  • Architect and execute our external corporate and consumer communications strategy, aligning our goals with marketing and business objectives--both near- and long-term--to achieve growth and awareness metrics
  • Partner closely with highly-engaged Founder & CEO on corporate communications strategy and newsroom outreach
  • Establish Calibrate as a known consumer brand in U.S. households via earned media, social engagement, and awareness building
  • Elevate our Founder & CEO and Chief Medical Officer, as well as our leadership team profiles, and establish thought leadership within their respective verticals
  • Recruit and scale a best-in-class team and roster of agencies in support of corporate communications, and business and consumer press
  • Collaborate closely with your peers across the Marketing team to bring integrated, multichannel marketing campaigns to life, and create newsworthy positioning that generates press
  • Own, develop, and iterate corporate and consumer messaging roadmap, identifying opportunities to cement Calibrate as the creator of the metabolic health category and leveraging business trends and cultural moments